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Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome

An Anthology

by Ian Plant

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women Authors,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Greek literature,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Translations into English,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Classical literature,
  • Latin literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7940056M
    ISBN 100806136219
    ISBN 109780806136219


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Apr 26,  · Edited by I. Plant, Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome is a comprehensive anthology of the surviving literary texts of women writers from the Graeco-Roman world that offers new English translations from the works of more than fifty women. Mar 18,  · We know of only a few women who wrote in the ancient world when education was limited to only a few people and most of them men.

This list includes most of the women whose work survives or is well-known; there were also some lesser-known women writers who are mentioned by writers in their time but whose work doesn't survive. Mar 31,  · Edited by I. Plant, Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome is a comprehensive anthology of the surviving literary texts of women writers from the Graeco-Roman world that offers new English translations from the/5.

Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome is a comprehensive anthology of the surviving literary texts of women writers from the Greco-Roman world, offering new translations of the work of over fifty women. From Sappho, who lived in the seventh century BC, through to Eudocia and Egeria in the fifth century AD, the texts come from a wide range of.

Despite a common perception that most writing in antiquity was produced by men, some important literature written by women during this period has survived. Edited by I. Plant, Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome is a comprehensive anthology of the surviving literary texts of women writers from the Graeco-Roman world that offers new English translations from the works of more than fifty.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. The Illustrated A-Z Of Classic Mythology: The Legends Of Ancient Greece, Rome And The Norse And Celtic Worlds; A Visual Dictionary With Entries And More Than Fine Art Images. Blundell offers here an excellent, brief survey of women in archaic and classical Greek art, literature, and history.

It is the sole comprehensive account in English of women in ancient Greece (as opposed to Greece and Rome). Blundell's reading is wide, her thought judicious, her Cited by: Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology at homemadehattie.com Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.

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and ending with Hypatia and Egeria in the fifth century A.D., Jane McIntosh Snyder listens carefully to the major women writers of classical Greece and Rome, piecing together the surviving fragments of their works into a coherent analysis that places them in their literary, historical, and Cited by: 9.

Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome An Anthology (Book): Despite a common perception that most writing in antiquity was produced by men, some important literature written by women during this period has survived. Edited by I. Plant, Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome is a comprehensive anthology of the surviving literary texts of women writers from the Graeco-Roman.

Notes: 1. In The Woman and the Lyre: Women Writers in Classical Greece and Rome (Carbondale ), for example, Jane Snyder concentrates on ancient Greek female poets and philosophers, with a brief concluding chapter on women writers from Rome (five authors of very different periods and genre), and offers extensive discussion and contextualization of the twenty or so authors she includes.

Historical Fiction: Ancient Greece Has anyone read an adventure novel set in Greece or Rome maybe, it involved a boy meeting a greek wrestler who competed in Olympia or something. and there were some pirates after them too, and the wrestler guy got injured at one point.

Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify. Jun 16,  · 10 Ancient Greek Writers You Should Know^10 Ancient Greek Writers You Should Know^The ancient Greeks have had a massive influence on Western society.

Numerous sciences and literary genres were founded by Greeks, and many of their writings have survived more or less complete. This list describes 10 of the most influential ancient Greek writers. Buy a cheap copy of Women Writers of Ancient Greece and book by Ian M.

Plant. Despite a common perception that most writing in antiquity was produced by men, some important literature written by women during this period has survived.

Edited Free shipping over $ Dec 20,  · Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome presents works in translation by fifty-five classical female authors. This simple declaration of the book's content is at once accurate and yet incomplete, because while this volume is an anthology, the editor acknowledges the difficulty of establishing the identities of some authors, noting that pseudonyms may hide the work of male writers.

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Tags. Add tags for "Women CreativeWork, schema:Book. Mar 08,  · Women poets in ancient Greece and Rome (edited by Ellen Greene, University of Oklahoma Press: Norman, ) is a collection of nine essays that cover almost all preserved women poetry of the Ancient World.

The motivation of those writings is presented in the introduction of the book, part of which says. 'Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome' is an anthology of the surviving literary texts of women writers from the Greco-Roman world, offering new translations of the work of over 50 women.

Each author is introduced with a critical review of what we know about the writer, her work, its significance and a discussion of the texts which follow.

"Faint though the voices of the women of Greek and Roman antiquity may be in some cases, their sound, if we listen carefully enough, can fill many of the gaps and silences of women’s past."—from the Conclusion Beginning with Sappho in the seventh century B.C.

and ending with Hypatia and Egeria in the fifth century A.D., Jane McIntosh Snyder listens carefully to the major women writers of. The role of women in ancient warfare differed from culture to culture.

Warfare throughout written history mainly has been portrayed in modern times as a matter for men, but women also have played a role. A basic level guide to some of the best known and loved works of prose, poetry and drama from ancient Greece, Rome and other ancient civilizations - Alphabetical List of Authors.

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Category:Ancient Greek women writers. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Female writers who wrote in ancient Greek. This is a non-diffusing subcategory of Category:Ancient Greek writers. It includes writers that can also be found in the parent category, or in diffusing subcategories of the parent.

Wikipedia:WikiProject Classical Greece and Rome/Classical women writers task force For now, a modified list drawn from Ian Plant's Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome will be followed.

Spurious or suspect authorship is noted next to the author's name. Would you like to join the WikiProject Classical Greece and Rome. Jul 28,  · About Women's Life in Greece and Rome. This highly acclaimed collection, the first sourcebook on ancient women and now in its fourth edition, provides a unique look into the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women.

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Metrodora's work was referenced by other physician writers, and also republished in extracts. The scholarly texts of ancient Greece and Rome were part of the foundation of Western research during the Middle Ages in Europe.

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This, though, is a general description, and when considering the role of women in ancient Greece one should remember that information regarding specific city-states is often lacking, is.

Aug 20,  · There were, no doubt, many notable women in ancient Greece, but history books are usually silent on female homemadehattie.coming to the historian and novelist Helena P. Schrader, this is because, "Herodotus and other ancient Greek historians are far more likely to mention Persian queens than the wives of Greeks – not because Persian women were more powerful than their Greek Author: Joshua J.

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